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Our newsletter includes a recap of news from all over the Philly media ecosystem, but our four-person team also does lots of original reporting. Check out past issues here (or see the web versions below) and scroll down to learn more about what we cover.
Latest Morning Roundup
Black clergy back Sixers arena; Mayoral candidates + drag queens; Rhys Hoskins goes down | Morning roundup
City stops work with litter startup; ‘No. 1’ mayoral candidate drops out; Starr out at Bankroll | Morning roundup
River Wards tears down hate stickers; UC Townhomes settlement; Girls High safety summit | Morning roundup
Schools hope to keep new staff; Biz org slams Sixers arena; Best bars to watch F1 | Morning roundup
Mayoral attack ads; KOP Rail taps out; Boathouse Row going dark | Sunday roundup
How much COVID money went to Philly schools?; Mayoral candidate’s sketchy residency; Irish potato candy lore | Morning roundup
Philly’s ruling coffee can; Schools risk losing relief funds; RIP Shamrock Shake mascot | Morning roundup
Philly voters’ generational divide; Insectarium files for bankruptcy; Weekly gun violence brief | Morning roundup
News + Power
Who’s shaking things up at City Hall? Where’s the most inspiring impact work being done? Which companies are deciding to call Philly home, and why? No one makes a move in this town without Billy Penn in the know.
Secrets + Fun
Where to go, who to see, what to eat, where to drink, when to watch, what history to know, how to find hidden gems and everything you need to appreciate the city’s vibrant culture.
Philly’s varied communities are both tight-knit and fluid, deep-rooted and ever-changing. The issues that affect our neighborhoods are issues that affect all stakeholders.
Sports + Culture
Community is huge in Philly, from nonprofits giving back to neighbors coming together for fun. And sports is more than just a game in Philadelphia — it’s a way of connecting with our family, friends and all those fellow fans, whether the news is good or bad.
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